Volleyball 1999 Archive

Overall: 15-19
Conference: 3-8 (10th)

Scores | Statistics

The women’s volleyball team closed out the 1999 season with a 15-19 overall record and a 3-9 conference mark. In the opening round of the MIAC champonship tournament hosted by Macalester College on November 5 and 6, the Gusties lost to Augsburg 0-3. The team then bounced back to blank both Carleton 3-0 and Concordia 3-0 to finish in ninth place for the year.

Individually, the team was led by a trio of seniors: Katie Kortuem, Jill Redebaugh, and Jenny Berquam. A highlight to the season came in the MIAC tournament, when senior middle hitter Jill Redebaugh became only the ninth player in Gustavus women’s volleyball history to reach 1,000 kills. She ended her career ninth on the all-time kill list with 1,024. Redebaugh and Berquam led the team offensively with 399 and 225 kills, respectively. Defensively, Laura Burley and Kortuem had 267 and 241 digs, respectively. Redebaugh was named to the All-MIAC Second Team and also was named to the Bethel Invitational All-Tournment Team.

Roster

  Name YR POS HT Hometwon/HS
1 Melaina Thorson SR S 5'1" Hillsboro, ND/
Climax High
2 Sarah Jorgenson SO S 5'0" Grand Marais/
Cook County
3 Jenny Berquam SR RH 5'9" Kenyon/
Kenyon-Wannamingo
4 Monica Fisk SO OH 5'9" Portland/
Lincoln High
5 Steph Siekman FY DS 5'7" Winthrop/
Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop
6 Linnea Arvidson JR MH 6'0" New Brighton, Irondale
7 Chrissy Homeier SO S 5'4" Kenyon/
Kenyon-Wannamingo
8 Courtney Lovejoy JR MH 5'10" Chatfield/
Chosen Valley
9 Becca Anderson FY OH 5'7" St. Cloud/Apollo
10 Katie Kortuem SR OH 5'5" Madison Lake/
Mankato East
11 Betsy Starz SO RH 6'0" Atwater/AGGC
12 Brittany Miller SO OH 5'8" New Prague
14 Laura Burley JR OH 5'8" Libby, MT
15 Erin Eike SR MH 6'0" Windom/
Windom Area
16 Trisha Loveland FY RH 5'8" Hutchinson
17 Courtney Metzroth SO MH 5'6" Rochester/
Rochester Mayo
18 Jill Redebaugh SR MH 5'10" Pequot Lakes

Scores and Schedule

Date Opponent Time/Result Games
Sept. 3-4 Central Tournament
@ Pella, Iowa
St. Olaf L 1-3 6-15, 16-14, 9-15, 2-15
William Penn L 0-3 11-15, 10-15, 8-15
Central L 1-3 6-15, 1-15, 15-7, 0-15
Augsburg W 3-1 13-15, 15-13, 16-14, 16-14
Sept. 10-11 Gustavus Round
Robin Tournament
Mount Scenario W 3-0 15-7, 15-4, 15-4
Martin Luther L 2-3 3-15, 15-9, 1-15, 15-11, 11-15
Alma L 1-3 14-16, 16-14, 11-15, 7-15
Martin Luther W 3-1 15-8, 15-11, 13-15, 15-7
Sept. 15 Bethel L 1-3 3-15, 15-11, 6-15, 9-15
Sept. 17-18 Bethel Tournament
Macalester W 3-2 15-11, 11-15, 12-15, 15-10, 15-12
South Dakota Tech W 3-2 12-15, 15-2, 8-15, 16-14, 15-9
University of Dubuque L 1-3 8-15, 20-18, 14-16, 9-15
Grinnell College W 3-0 15-6, 15-13, 15-10
Sept. 22 ST. OLAF L 1-3 15-13, 6-15, 4-15, 4-15
Sept. 24-25 Luther Tournament
Upper Iowa W 3-0 15-5, 15-12, 15-6
Viterbo W 3-1 15-6, 15-5, 12-15, 15-6
Mount Scenario W 3-0 15-4, 15-7, 15-0
Luther L 0-3 15-17, 4-15, 8-15
Sept. 29 St. Catherine W 3-0 15-8, 15-4, 15-10
Oct. 1 MACALESTER L 0-3 7-15, 9-15, 7-15
Oct. 2 HAMLINE W 3-0 15-11, 15-8, 15-11
Oct. 6 Carleton W 3-0 15-11, 15-6, 15-2
Oct. 13 AUGSBURG L 1-3 10-15, 15-10, 9-15, 7-15
Oct. 15 Concordia L 1-3 10-15, 5-15, 15-11, 14-16
Oct. 16 St. Benedict L 0-3 6-15, 9-15, 4-15
Oct. 20 ST. THOMAS L 0-3 8-15, 1-15, 5-15
Oct. 27 ST. MARY’S L 1-3 11-15, 15-8, 6-15, 15-17
Oct. 29-30 River Falls Tournament
UW-Stout L 0-3 3-15, 8-15, 11-15
Concordia L 1-3 12-15, 9-15, 15-12, 9-15
UW-Eau Claire L 0-3 13-15, 8-15, 13-15
Hamline W 3-1 16-14, 15-12, 5-15, 15-10
Nov. 5-6 MIAC Tournament
Augsburg L 0-3 8-15, 13-15, 14-16
Carleton W 3-0 15-12, 15-7, 15-12
Concordia W 3-0 15-12, 15-7, 15-12